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$name Field Is Not Modified When Folder Is Moved To Root.

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Problem

In Lotus Notes® $name field Is not modified when folder is moved to root.

Steps to reproduce :

1. Create a new Parent folder at root level
2. Create a new child folder under the parent folder as created in previous step.
3. Open the mail file in Designer and examine the $TITLE and $NAME fields of the Child folder - The contents of each are the same.
4. Using the mouse, drag the new Child folder to the root.
5. Open the mail file in Designer and examine the $TITLE and $NAME fields of the folder that was moved - They are now different and only the $TITLE field is updated.
6. Rename the folder that was dragged to the root.
7. Open the mail file in Designer and examine the $TITLE and $NAME fields of the folder that was moved. $NAME field still shows the old name where as $TITLE shoes the correct name.


Environment

Windows 32

Resolving the problem

This issue has been reported to Quality Engineering as SPR # SRKM8DN8GE and has been fixed in Notes Client 8.5.3


Document information

More support for: IBM Notes
Folders

Software version: 8.5.2

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1579690

Modified date: 05 March 2012